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Faculty

Ping Lu Professor

Academic Area: 
Thermo-energy engineering; Environmental engineering
Research Interests: 
Combustion and emissions control technology; simultaneous removal of SO2, NOx and mercury in flue gas; Thermo-chemical conversion of biomass (including torrefaction, pyrolysis, carbonization, gasification and combustion); fluidized bed combustion; Multiph
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Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Mar. 1998 to Feb. 2002, in Thermo-energy Engineering, Thermo-energy Engineering Research Institute, Southeast University, China.
  • M. E.: Sep. 1990 to Apr. 1993, in Material Processing Engineering, School of Materials Science & Engineering, Nanjing Tech University, China.
  • B.E.: Sep. 1986 to Jul. 1990, in Silicate Engineering. School of Materials Science & Engineering, Nanjing Tech University, China.

Research Projects

  • Key technology of torrefaction of agricultural and forestry biomass, supported by Jiangsu Province Prospective Cooperation Research Project of China (BY2015001-01), July 2015 to June 2017.
  • Simultaneous removal of SOx, NOx and mercury in the flue gas by modified Ca-based sorbent, supported by Jiangsu Province Major Project of University Natural Science Research of China (15KJA610002), July 2015 to June 2018.
  • Migration of alkali and alkaline earth metals (AAEM) & chloride, and their effects on removal of NOx and mercury under biomass reburning, supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China (51476079), January 2015 to December 2018.
  • Simultaneous control mechanism of NOx and mercury in the coal-fired flue gas under biomass reburning, supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China (51076067), January 2011 to December 2013.
  • Study on Multi-pollutants control technology of carbon-based sorbent, supported by Jiangsu Province Natural Science Foundation of China (BK2010081), August 2010 to July 2013.
  • Study on recycling and utilization of Fe-bearing dusts and sludges in iron and steel industry, Nanjing Steel Group, December 2009 to June 2011.
  • Study on simultaneous removal of SO2, NOx and Hg by carbon-based sorbents, supported by Jiangsu Province Natural Science Foundation of China (BK2007532), Aug. 2007 to Dec. 2009.
  • Investigation of transportation characteristics of high concentration coal-water slurries (CWS),supported by National Key Basic Research and Development Plan of China (973) (2004CB217701-03),Jan. 2004 to Dec. 2006.
  • Study on NOx heterogeneous reduction during coal reburning, supported by Jiangsu Province Natural Science Foundation of China (BK2002026), Aug. 2002 to Dec. 2006.
  • Study on atomization properties of high-viscosity suspensions by effervescent atomizer, supported by China Post-doctoral Science Foundation (2003034365), March 2002 to February 2004.

Publications
Journal Papers

  1. Lu P*, Hao J, Yu W, Zhu X, Dai X. Effects of water vapor and Na/K additives on NO reduction through advanced biomass reburning. Fuel, 2016, 170: 60-66.
  2. Dai X, Lu P*, Zhu X, Li K, Wang R, Bu Y. Investigation on co-combustion characteristics of sludge and coal under O2/CO2 atmospheres. Journal of Engineering Thermophysics, 2015, 36(6): 1376-1380. (in Chinese)
  3. Hao J, Yu W; Lu P*, Zhang Y, Zhu X. The effects of Na/K additives and flyash on NO reduction in a SNCR process. Chemosphere, 2015, 122: 213-218.
  4. Hao J, Yu W, Lu P*, Xu S, Wu J, Sun T, Yin X. Influences of flue gas components and additives on NO reduction in the selective non-catalytic reduction process. Proceedings of the CSEE, 2015 35(2): 3054-3060. (in Chinese)
  5. Sun T, Lu P*, Cai J, Huang Z. Simulation and structure optimization of a SCR Reactor. Power System Engineering, 2014, 31(4): 6-8+12. (in Chinese)
  6. Chen M, Xia W, Lu P*. Influence of operation parameters on simultaneous desulfurization and denitrification by modified calcium-based sorbents. Environmental Engineering, 2014,33(11): 88-91+159. (in Chinese)
  7. Hao J, Yu W, Lu P*, Wang Q, He N, Zhu X, Xu S. The influence factors and element release properties of NO reduction through biomass advanced reburning. Journal of Fuel Chemistry and Technology, 2014, 42(5): 552-559. (in Chinese)
  8. Hao J, Yu W, Lu P*, Zhang Y, Zhu X, Liu Y. Influences of water vapor and additives on no reduction through biomass reburning/advanced reburning. Proceedings of the CSEE, 2014, 34(11): 1755-1761. (in Chinese)
  9. Hao J, Lu P*, Yu W, Zhang Y, Zhu X. Experimental studies on no reduction by reburning advanced reburning with biomass. Journal of Engineering Thermophysics, 2014, 35(3): 593-597. (in Chinese)
  10. Liu L, Lu P*, Huang Z. Numerical study on gas-solid flow characteristics of a CFB-FGD integrated bag-filter. Environmental Science & Technology, 2014, 37(5): 117-121. (in Chinese)
  11.  Liu L, Lu P*. Numerical simulation on resistance loss and structure optimization of CFB-FGD Venturi tube. Environmental Science & Technology, 2013, 36(9):154-158. (in Chinese)
  12. Shu T, Lu P*, He N. Mercury adsorption of modified mulberry twig chars in a simulated flue gas. Bioresource Technology, 2013, 136: 182-187.
  13. Lu P*, Lu F, Shu T, Wang Q. Adsorption characteristics of SO2 and NO in a simulated flue gas over the steam activated biomass chars. Journal of Fuel Chemistry and Technology, 2013, 41(5): 627-635. (in Chinese)
  14. Wang Q, Lu P*, Huang Z, Qi H, Li C. Experimental study on NO reduction by biomass char reburning. Journal of Chinese Society of Power Engineering, 2013, 33(4): 45-51
  15. Wang Q, Lu P*, Huang Z, Chen D, Xia L, Hao J. Experimental study on low temperature pyrolysis of biomass. Proceedings of the CSEE, 2012, 32(S1): 121-126. (in Chinese)
  16. Lu P*, Lu F, Shu T, Wang Q. Experimental study on adsorption characteristics of SO2 and NO using biomass-pyrolysis chars. Proceedings of the CSEE, 2012, 32(35): 37-45. (in Chinese)
  17. Lu P*, Zhang J. Study on reduction decomposition of FGD gypsum. Journal of Chinese Society of Power Engineering, 2012, 32(3): 222-228. (in Chinese)
  18. Zhang J, Lu P*. Study on thermal decomposition characteristics and kinetic parameters of gypsum. Environmental Engineering, 2011, 29(6): 61-64. (in Chinese)
  19. Lu P*, Wang Y, Huang Z, Lu F, Liu Y, Study on NO reduction and its heterogeneous mechanism through biomass reburning in an entrained flow reactor. Energy Fuels, 2011, 25(7): 2956-2962.
  20. Lu P*, Cao Y, Pan WP, Ma C. Heat transfer characteristics in a horizontal swirling fluidized bed. Experimental Thermal & Fluid Science, 2011, 35(6): 1127-1134.
  21. Wang Y, Lu F, Liu Y, Lu P*. Study on NOx reduction and its heterogeneous mechanism during biomass reburning. Proceedings of the CSEE, 2010, 30(26): 101-106. (in Chinese)
  22. Lu P*, Xu S, Zhu X. Study on NO Heterogeneous Reduction with Coal in an Entrained Flow Reactor. Fuel, 2009, 88(1):110-115.
  23. Lu P*, Xu S, Zhu X. Pyrolysis property of pulverized coal in an entrained flow reactor during coal reburning. Chemical Engineering Processing, 2009, 48(1): 333-338.
  24. Lu P*, Wu J, Pan WP. Multi-method mercury speciation from lignite-fired power plants, Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, 2009, 26(2): 548-553.
  25. Lu P*, Wu J, Pan WP. Mercury emission and its speciation from flue gas of an 860 MW pulverized coal-fired boiler. J. Power Engineering, 2009, 29(11): 1067-1072. (in Chinese)
  26. Lu P*, Zhang R, Pu J, Bu C Pan WP. Horizontal migration of Bed materials and heat transfer in a divisional fluidized bed. Proceedings of the CSEE, 2009, 29 (11): 63-69. (in Chinese)
  27. Lu P*, Xu S, Zhu X. Effect of heterogeneous reduction by coal and char during pulverized coal reburning. Journal of Power Engineering, 2008, 28(1): 122-127. (in Chinese)
  28. Lu P*, Cao Y, Wu A, Pan W. Study on heat transfer of immersed tube in a fluidized bed, Proceedings of CSEE, 2007, 27(20): 65-70. (in Chinese)
  29. Lu P*, Zhang M, Rheology of coal-water paste. Powder Technology, 2005, 150(3): 189-195.
  30. Lu P*, Feng B, Li D. Desulphurization properties and product analysis using in-duct injection of calcium-based sorbent. Proceedings of the CSEE, 2005, 25(4): 42-146. (in Chinese)
  31. Lu P*, Xu S, Zhu X, Gu Z, Release properties of carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen during pyrolysis under coal reburning. Journal of Engineering for Thermal Energy & Power, 2005, 20(3): 284-287. (in Chinese)
  32. Lu P*, Zhang MY, Experimental investigation on atomizing characteristics of coal-water paste for pressurized fluidized bed. Fuel, 2004, 83(16): 2109-2114.
  33. Lu P, Zhang M*. Resistance characteristics of coal-water paste in a pipe at the laminar flow and transition zones. Journal of Engineering for Thermal Energy & Power, 2004, 19(3): 260-264. (in Chinese).
  34. Lu P, Zhang, M*, Atomizing characteristics of coal-water paste for PFBC. Journal of Combustion Science and Technology, 2004, 10(1): 37-41. (in Chinese)
  35. Lu P*, Zhong W. Analysis of influential factors on NOx heterogeneous reduction by char in coal reburning technology. Gas Turbine Technology, 2003, 16(4): 18-22. (in Chinese)
  36. Lu P, Lu Y, Zhang M*. An experimental study on particle size measurement of atomizing coal-water paste with PIV technology. Journal of Southeast University, 2003, 33(4): 446-449. (in Chinese)
  37. Lu P, Lu Y, Zhang M*. The study of a cold state atomization test rig and a measurement system for coal water paste. J. Engineering for Thermal Energy & Power, 2003, 18(2): 147-150. (in Chinese)
  38. Lu P, Zhang M*. The development in the investigation on wet feed technology of PFBC. Boiler Technology, 2003, 34(3): 46-49. (in Chinese)
  39. Lu P, Zhang M*. Coal water paste water-seeping properties under pressure and its pumpability. Journal of Engineering for Thermal Energy & Power, 2003, 18(1): 78-81. (in Chinese)
  40. Lu P, Zhang M*. Resistance properties of coal-water paste flowing in pipes. Fuel, 2002, 81(7): 877-881).
  41. Lu P, Zhang M*, Xu Y. Study on similitude criterion and resistance properties of coal-water paste flowing in pipes. Journal of Combustion Science & Technology, 2002, 8(1): 55-58. (in Chinese)
  42. Lu P, Zhang M*, Xu Y. Study of in-tube flow slip effect of coal water paste in a pressurized fluidized bed. Journal of Engineering for Thermal Energy & Power, 2002, 17(1): 31-33. (in Chinese)
  43. Lu P, Zhang M*, Xu Y. Study on the rheological properties of coal water paste fired in a pressurized fluidized bed combustor. Journal of Engineering for Thermal Energy & Power, 2001, 16(5): 488-490. (in Chinese)

International Conferences’ Papers

  1. Yin X, Lu P*. Migration of AAEMs during biomass pyrolysis in an entrained flow reactor. Proceedings of the International Conference on Power Engineering-15 (ICOPE-15), Nov. 30- Dec. 4, 2015, Yokohama, Japan.
  2. Bu Y, Dai X, Lu P*, Zhang W, Li J. Semi-volatile heavy metals behavior during co-combustion of sludge and coal under O2/CO2 atmosphere. 5th International Meeting on Oxy-fuel Combustion Research Network, Oct. 27-30, 2015, Wuhan, China
  3. Lu P*, Dai X, Zhu X, Bu Y. Migration characteristics of heavy metals during co-combustion of sludge and coal under O2/CO2 atmosphere. 22nd International Conference on Fluidized-bed Conversion. June 14-17, 2015, Turku Finland.
  4. Lu P*, He N, Zhu X. Elemental mercury adsorption characteristics and its kinetics over biomass chars, 31st International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, October 6-9, 2014, Pittsburgh USA.
  5. Dai X, Lu P*, Zhu X, Wu J, Li K, Wang R. Co-combustion kinetics of sludge and coal under O2/CO2 atmosphere, 8th i-CIPEC, October 15-18, 2014 Hang Zhou, China.
  6. Lu P*, Wang Q, Zhu X, Xu S. Experimental study on torrefaction of agricultural and forestry residues. The 12th Japan-China Symposium on Coal and C1 Chemistry, Oct. 28–Nov. 1, 2013, Fukuoka, Japan, A204.
  7. Hao J, Lu P*, Yu W, Zhang Y. Effects of alkali metals on NO reduction during biomass advanced reburning. 30th International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, Sep. 16-19, 2013, Beijing, China.
  8. Yu W, Hao J, Lu P*, Zhang Y. Influence of fly ash & K/Na additives on the thermal De-NOx process. 30th International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, Sep. 16-19, 2013, Beijing, China. 
  9. He N, Lu P*, Zhu M. Effects of pyrolysis temperature on physico-chemical structures and AAEMs release characteristics of peanut shell pyrolysis. Proceedings of the International Conference on Power Engineering (ICOPE-13), Oct. 23-27, 2013, Wuhan, China.
  10. Wang Q, Lu P*. Experimental study on NO reduction with biomass chars reburning at a low-NOx simulated flue gas. 7th i-CIPEC, Sep. 4-7, 2012 Seoul/Ilsan KINTEX, Korea.
  11. Lu P*, Liu Y, Huang Z. Study on fluidization characteristics of flue gas desulphurization gypsum, 21st International Conference on Fluidized-bed Combustion. June 3-6, 2012, Naples Italy.
  12. Lu P*, Wang Y, Lu F, Liu Y. Experiment study on NOx reduction through biomass reburning in an entrained flow reactor. 7th International Symposium on Coal Combustion, July 17-20, 2011, Ha’erbin China, p 205-208.
  13. Lu F, Shu T, Wang K, Lu P*. Adsorption characteristics of SO2, NO by steam activated biomass chars. 7th International Symposium on Coal Combustion, July 17-20, 2011, Ha’erbin, China, p 209-212.
  14. Wang Q, Shu T, Lu F, Lu P*. Experimental study on low temperature pyrolysis of forestry residues. 7th International Symposium on Coal Combustion, July 17-20, 2011, Ha’erbin, China, p 466-469.
  15. Shu T, Lu F, Wang Q, Lu P*. Study on pore structure properties of steam activated biomass chars. 7th International Symposium on Coal Combustion, July 17-20, 2011, Ha’erbin, China, p. 216-219.
  16. Zhang J, Lu P*. Study on kinetic parameters and reductive decomposition characteristics of FGD Gypsum. 7th International Symposium on Coal Combustion, July 17-20, 2011, Ha’erbin, China, p. 283-286.
  17. Lu F, Lu P*. Experiment study on adsorption characteristics of SO2, NOx by biomass chars. 2010 International Conference on Digital Manufacturing and Automation, Dec. 5-6, 2010: Changsha China, p. 682-685.
  18. Lu P*, Wang Y, Lu F, Liu Y. Study on NO heterogeneous reduction with biomass in an entrained flow reactor. 8th Korea-China Clean Energy Workshop, Nov. 24-27, 2010, Daejeon, Korea
  19. Wang Y, Lu F, Liu Y, Lu P*. Study on NOx reduction and its heterogeneous mechanism during biomass reburning. The 27th Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, October 11-14, 2010, Istanbul Turkey.
  20. Lu F, Wang Y, Liu Y, Lu P*. Experimental study of simultaneous removal of SO2, NOx by biomass chars. The 35th International Technical Conference on Clean Coal & Fuel Systems. June 6-10, 2010, Clearwater, Florida, USA.
  21. Lu P*, Wu J, Pan WP. Particulate Matter Emissions from a Coal-Fired Power Plant, Environmental Pollution and Public Health (EPPH 2010), June 21-23, 2010, Chengdu China. 
  22. Lu P*, Wu J, Pan WP. Mercury and other trace elements emissions at a coal-fired power plant. International Conference on Power Engineering (ICOPE-09), Nov. 16-20, 2009, Kobe, Japan.
  23. Lu P*, Wu J, Pan WP. Mercury speciation and its emission from an 860MW pulverized coal-fired power plant. 9th International Conference on Mercury as global pollutant, June 7-12, 2009, Guiyang, China.
  24. Lu P*, Zhang R, Pu J, Bu C, Pan WP. Experimental study on mass and heat transfer characteristics in a horizontal circulating divisional fluidized bed. 20th international conference on FBC, May 18-20, 2009, Xi’an, China.
  25. Lu P*, Wu J, Pan WP. Multi-method mercury speciation testing under various operations in a power plan, 4th International Conference on clean Coal Technologies, May 18-21, 2009, Dresden, Germany.
  26. Lu P*, Wu J, Pan WP. Study on multi-method mercury speciation in lignite-fired power plants. 7th China-Korea workshop in clean energy technology, 2008. June 29-30, Taiyuan China.
  27. Lu P*, Xu S, Zhu M. Study on NO heterogeneous reduction with coal and chars in an entrained flow reactor during reburning. 6th international symposium on coal combustion, Dec. 2007, Wuhan, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, p. 335-341.
  28. Lu P*, Xu S, Zhu X, Study on NO reduction by coal and chars in an entrained flow reactor, 23rd International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, Sep. 26-29, 2006. Pittsburgh, USA.
  29. Lu P*, Xu S, Zhang M. Preparation and pumping characteristics of coal water paste fired into PFBC, 18th international conference on FBC, May 17-19, 2005, Toronto, Canada.
  30. Lu P* Zhu X. Experimental study on pyrolysis of coal during reburning, 3rd International Conference on Combustion, Incineration/Pyrolysis and Emission Control, Oct. 24-26, 2004, Hangzhou China, p. 209-213.
  31. Lu P, Zhang M*, Zhong W. Analysis on atomization mechanism and influence factors of CWP nozzles, 5th international symposium on coal combustion, May 24-26, 2003, Nanjing, Southeast University, China, p. 357-360.
  32. Lu P, Zhang M*. Study on the resistance properties of coal-water paste in pipes, International Conference on Energy Conversion and Application, June 29-30, 2001, Wuhan, China, p. 744-747.

Patents

  1. A method and device for preparation of biomass-based mercury sorbent. ZL 201410302007.9
  2. A method and integrated device for simultaneous removal of SO2, NO and mercury through a circulating fluidized-bed flue gas desulphurization (CFB-FGD). ZL 201410210209.0
  3. A device and its method for biomass low temperature pyrolysis carbonization by using the boiler low-temperature flue gas. ZL 201310170627.7
  4. A screwing carbonization device at low temperature. ZL 201110069361.8
  5. A method for NOx control by using multi-stage rich-lean combustion and reburning through mixed flue. ZL 200910032878.2
  6. A chemical looping combustion device through horizontal circulating and parallel fluidization. ZL 200910031239.4
  7. Boiler system and method for NOx control through reburning with mixed fuels of pulverized coal and biomass. ZL 200610098040.X
  8. A combustion method and its device of horizontal circulating divisional fluidized bed. ZL 200710019428.0
  9. A method of simultaneous removal of SO2, NOx and mercury from coal-fired flue gas by biomass reburning. ZL 200710021748.X

Books

  • Lu P. eds. Introduction to Energy and Environmental. Beijing: China Water Power Press, 2011.01.
  • Xu S, Su L, Lu P eds. Boiler Principles and Equipment. Beijing: China Water Power Press, 2009.08.

Honors and Awards

  • 2015.06: Yixi Teacher Award at NNU
  • 2013.12: Nominee of six talent peaks project in Jiangsu province.
  • 2013.11: One of my favorite teachers at Nanjing Normal University.
  • 2013.09: Award for teaching and education at NNU.
  • 2013.09: 2011-2012 annual award for the best teachers at NNU.
  • 2011.11: Nominee of outstanding teacher training program at NNU.
  • 2011.09: Nominee of 333 high-level personnel training program in Jiangsu province.
  • 2011.09: 2009-2010 annual award for the best management at NNU.
  • 2010.09: the first prize of the 15th excellent teaching achievement prizes at NNU
  • 2009.12: Young leader award for science and technology in Nanjing. 
  • Outstanding Employee Award in NNU: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2008, and so on.

Academic Titles and Group Members

  • 2015.11: Director of Nanjing Boiler Association.
  • 2014.08: Vice-director, Jiangsu province key laboratory of materials cycle and emissions control.
  • 2014.05: Committee member, Atmospheric Environment Section of Jiangsu Province Environmental Science Association.
  • 2014.01: Executive member, Jiangsu Province Boiler Society. 
  • 2013.12: Editorial Board Member, Journal of Nanjing Normal University (Engineering and technology edition).
  • 2013.12: Executive member, Energy Research Association of Jiangsu Province.
  • 2013.10: Senior consultant, National Technology Center for Design on Chemical Engineering and Thermo-energy Engineering.
  • 2012.12: Executive member of Jiangsu Engineering Thermophysics Society.

Contact

  • School of Energy & Mechanical Engineering, Nanjing Normal University (NNU)
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  • E-mail: luping@njnu.edu.cn